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German Shepherd Attacks Boy in Poconos

Posted on: September 9th, 2013       Attorney Thomas Newell

On September 6, 2013, Attorney Thomas J. Newell was contacted by the mother of a boy who had been bitten by a German Shepherd in Monroe County PA.  A 10 year old boy was walking in his Saylorsburg PA neighborhood when a German Shepherd got loose from its owner and pursued the child.

GERMAN SHEPHERD #4The German Shepherd knocked him down and bit his buttock.  The dog bite attack left a scar.  The Monroe County dog bite victim still suffers from nightmares, as well as a fear of German Shepherds.  Attorney Newell urged his mother to take her son to a mental health professional ASAP.

Attorney Newell has represented dog attack victims in 19 different Pennsylvania Counties.  If you or a loved one have been mauled by a dog, call 1-800-980-4842 to set up a free home consultation.  Put Attorney Newell’s 32 years of experience to work for you.  See his website: